What Parents MUST know before Discontinuing Medication for kids with Autism & ADHD

Are you thinking about discontinuing your child’s medication? Did you know that if you do end up terminating it, you may decrease the quality of life of that person? Medications may be the best choice for some Medications should be thoroughly studied and not given as an imperative first-choice to all ADHD patients, because everyone … Read more

Mindfulness might be good to improve attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults.

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is a chronic neurobehavioural disorder which is responsible for problems associated with inattentiveness, impulsivity and hyperactivity in many children and adults. Due to its manifestations, these persons may find it hard to sit quietly in a spot. Fidgeting with their hands and tapping their feet or squirming in their seats is … Read more

ADHD and Sexuality: It’s Effect and Correlation

ADHD is a mental disorder that is characterized by a tirade of symptoms such as excessive activity, issues with focus and attention or difficulties controlling an individual’s behavior. ADHD symptoms can also affect romantic relationships that might end in limiting a person’s ability to perform sexually. However, it should also be noted that these markers … Read more

Understanding Genetic Variants and their Underlying Educational Link to ADHD

A recent study investigating genetic variants that are associated with ADHD or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are observed to exploit genetic overlaps between educational attainments and the individual diagnosed with the disorder. Lead author Alexey A. Sharin says, “During the course of the study, we gave prior importance to understand the genetic architectural variants underlying … Read more

Is There a Connection Between ADHD and Fatigue

How often have we heard people describing individuals with ADHD as having “high energy levels”? Well, you are not alone if you ever wondered, “if only”. Researchers have explained that ADHD equals hyperactivity and in turn, hyperactivity equals energizer. Therefore, purely by the logic of deduction, this implies ADHD is also related to the energizer. However, few … Read more

Can Dual Diagnosis Offer the Right Solution for ADHD and Autism Symptoms Diagnosis?

A recent study carried out by Kennedy Krieger Institute shows one-third of children diagnosed with autism also showcase significant ADHD symptoms. Children in the age group of four to seven years old were subjected to the study. The study, touted as a breakthrough, was successful in identifying the co-occurrence of autism and ADHD symptoms. Further, … Read more

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